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    Our Common Real World: Some Reflections on Greece and Turkey
    Nov30

    Our Common Real World: Some Reflections on Greece and Turkey

    Imagine no possessions I wonder if you can No need for greed or hunger a brotherhood of man Imagine all the people sharing the world. John Lennon, my generation’s hero, tried in his own way to spread the message of brotherhood and peace. Not surprisingly, some suspected him of subversion. I guess that even today the lyrics to...

    A Drone in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
    Nov30

    A Drone in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

    If you’d like to get a glimpse of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone but don’t feel like sneaking in illegally, check out this video from Danny Cooke, a photographer who gathered footage from the nuclear disaster site both in person and via drone: Cooke put that film together while working on a recent 60 Minutes report on Chernobyl. For a...

    Paul Wells in conversation with John McCain
    Nov30

    Paul Wells in conversation with John McCain

    John McCain lost to Barack Obama in the 2008 presidential election, but the Arizona Republican Senator endures as Obama’s foreign-policy Cassandra, forever bemoaning what he regards as his rival’s inability to see trouble spots before they become disaster zones. Here McCain, in an interview at the Halifax International Security Forum,...

    Unauthorized convoy enters east Ukraine from Russia: Ukrainian military
    Nov30

    Unauthorized convoy enters east Ukraine from Russia: Ukrainian military

    Ukraine said on Sunday that a convoy of 106 vehicles had entered its eastern territory from Russia without Kiev’s permission. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Ukraine’s Military Claims A Large Convoy Has Entered From Russia
    Nov30

    Ukraine’s Military Claims A Large Convoy Has Entered From Russia

    KIEV, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Sunday that a convoy of 106 vehicles had entered its eastern territory from Russia without Kiev’s permission and accused Moscow of once again using humanitarian aid shipments to send weapons and ammunition to separatist rebels. In the separatist-held city of Donetsk, fighting intensified at the...

    Large, unauthorized convoy enters east Ukraine from Russia
    Nov30

    Large, unauthorized convoy enters east Ukraine from Russia

    Fighting intensified at the local airport in Donetsk …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Thousands rally in Moscow against health care cuts
    Nov30

    Thousands rally in Moscow against health care cuts

    Doctors, patients and other protesters braved the freezing cold to voice their opposition to an ongoing Moscow health care reform that could remove up to 10,000 doctors from their jobs and close 28 hospital and clinics by early next year. The pressure on the country’s budget has intensified as the economy is taking a hit from low oil...

    Pope, patriarch seek dialogue, peace in Ukraine
    Nov30

    Pope, patriarch seek dialogue, peace in Ukraine

    ISTANBUL — Pope Francis and the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians have called for peace in Ukraine and for all sides to pursue dialogue based on international law to resolve the conflict.Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I issued a joint declaration Sunday at the end of a lengthy liturgy to mark the feast of St....

    Moldova Votes in Key Poll
    Nov30

    Moldova Votes in Key Poll

    Moldova is voting in a crucial parliamentary election Sunday, which analysts say is really a referendum on whether the impoverished ex-Soviet country will pursue integration with Europe or return to Russia’s fold. Moldovans are voting for lawmakers to serve a four-year term in the 101-seat parliament. Surveys indicate public opinion is just...

    Pope, patriarch seek peace, dialogue in Ukraine
    Nov30

    Pope, patriarch seek peace, dialogue in Ukraine

    Pope Francis and the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians have called for peace in Ukraine and for all sides to pursue dialogue based on international law to resolve the conflict. …read more Source: CTV...